Monthly Archives: December 2019

Three women held with cocaine at Norman Manley airport 

Three women are now behind bars after cops from the Narcotics division arrested them in relation to the seizure of approximately seven pounds of cocaine at the Norman Manley International Airport on Thursday, December 19.

Two dead, two hospitalised from two-vehicle crash in Trelawny 

Two males succumbed to injuries they sustained in a two-vehicle crash on the Braco main road in Trelawny on Friday morning.

Double murder in St Thomas 

The Morant Bay police are probing the shooting death of two men along the Easington main road in St Thomas on Thursday.

Cuba names tourism minister as first PM since 1976

HAVANA, Cuba (AP) — Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Saturday named Tourism Minister Manuel Marrero Cruz as the country’s first prime minister since 1976 — a nomination quickly confirmed by the country’s parliament.

Turf fuss over Toni-Ann

THE people of Arcadia, St Thomas, say they, too, have a stake in the ‘ownership’ of Miss World 2019, Toni-Ann Singh, a native of the soil.

Singh champions teenage pregnancy cause in Jamaica

Miss World 2019 Toni-Ann Singh will be championing the cause for teenage mothers in her home parish of St Thomas as she embarks on her Beauty with a Purpose mission during her year-long reign.